2nd Grade Scoop November 2018
Reading Essential Question: What can help me understand non-fiction texts? (Charts, pictures, captions)
Comprehension Skill Focus: What questions do charts and graphs answer?
Oral Language Focus: Sharing Turkey projects, following directions, and hearing the long vowel patterns in words.
Math Standards covered: Addition and subtraction Measurement
DREAMBOX CHALLENGE – Keep up the lessons!
Word Study Skills: Review of Vowels and Consonants and focus on short vowel pattern
Writing Focus: Continue “Writer’s workshop”, understand stories have a problem and a solution within their beginning, middle, and end.
Science Standards covered: Matter and Magnets: Finish with properties of magnets and the 3 major forms of matter.
Social Studies Standards covered: American Indians Begin with one of the 3 regions in the U.S. where the American Indians lived and U.S. Geography
Thanksgiving Lunch: Friday, Nov.16th we will have our family Thanksgiving in the cafeteria.
Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday the children must bring a bag lunch from home and we will have guest readers while the children eat in the classroom.
Progress Reports go home Nov. 15th
Sangster Book Fair Nov. 12th – 17th
Thanksgiving Break: Nov. 21st – 23rd
American Indian Museum Field trip Nov. 30th